After making a splash in the first season, the famous killer doll will soon be back in the sequel to the “Chucky” series. During San Diego Comic-Con, Syfy unveiled a preview of upcoming episodes, which will notably mark the return of Glen and Glenda, the children of toy Good Guy and Tiffany Valentine.
chucky : a new breath on the small screen
Creator of the famous murderous doll and screenwriter of the entire original franchise, Don Mancini made his directorial debut in 2004 with Chucky’s Son. Since then, the author has found himself at the helm of two other feature films, Curse of Chucky and Return of Chuckywhich notably introduced the character of Nica (Fiona Dourif).
While the release of the reboot Child’s Play: Evil Doll feared the death of the original Good Guy toy dubbed by Brad Dourif, Don Mancini managed to give it a future, and especially new prey, on the small screen. Airing in 2021, the first season of the series chucky returns to where it all began for the psychopath Charles Lee Ray, in the town of Hackensack.
The Miniature Killer disrupts the life of young Jack Wheeler (Zackary Arthur). While the teenager is bereaved by the disappearance of his mother, he must also face the cruelty of the doll, which decimates everyone around him. With his relatives Devon (Bjorgvin Arnarson) and Lexy (Alyvia Alyn Lind), he does everything to stop the massacre. At the same time, old acquaintances of the possessed toy like Andy Barclay (Alex Vincent) and Kyle (Christine Elise) stalk him relentlessly. For his part, Chucky can obviously count on the support of Tiffany Valentine (Jennifer Tilly), always as disturbed as him.
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The end of the successful first season (find our review and our interview with Jennifer Tilly) is not encouraging for all the characters. Poor Nica wakes up dismembered by Tiffany Valentine, eager to be able to always be by the young woman’s side and worried at the idea of seeing her escape. Jack, Devon and Lexy mourn numerous disappearances. As for Chucky, everything is going well for him, since his soul is now divided among dozens of dolls.
During San Diego Comic-Con, which took place between July 21 and 24, Syfy unveiled the trailer (to be discovered at the top of the article) for the sequel to the series. A second season where the main trio are still traumatized by the events they survived. Tiffany is delighted to enjoy every moment of Nica, who seems much less excited about the situation. She is also happy to reunite with her children Glen and Glendaback after Chucky’s Son. As for the killer toy, he has only one hurry: to resume his main activity.
The irreverent humor of the universe is still present in these images, which should delight fans of the saga. In the United States, season 2 of chucky premieres October 5, 2022 on Syfy. In France, no release date has been announced for the moment. Season 1 is in any case available on somersault.